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Archive for October, 2012

21st Annual Philadelphia Film Festival October 18-28, 2012

Posted October 11, 2012

Ticket prices vary Open to the Public Ritz East Ritz at the Bourse Prince Music Theater The Rave University City Gershman Y Annenberg Zellerbach Theater The Philadelphia Film Society and the Bryn Mawr College Film Studies program have partnered up so you can be a part of the 21st Annual Philadelphia Film Festival at a […]

Film Studies Tea

Posted October 10, 2012

Program in Film Studies at Bryn Mawr College welcomes Colleen Jankovic “Queer Cinematic Occupation: Palestine, Pinkwashing, and Persistence” Monday, October 22, 7pm, Carpenter 21

Posted October 10, 2012

Situating Eytan Fox’s 2006 gay Israeli film The Bubble in the context of the growing critiques of Brand Israel “pinkwashing” (the Israeli Foreign Ministry and Israeli cultural institution use of gay rights to distract from occupation and injustice) this talk will view the film not only in terms of the political terrain that produced it […]

Aleksei Guerman Retrospective at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute

Posted October 9, 2012

The Center for Visual Culture Presents

Posted October 9, 2012

October 10, 2012 Thomas 224, 12:30-2pm Screening of Agnes Varda’s documentary Daguerreotypes (1975) “Beautiful… full of splendid mysteries.” –The New York Times Daguerreotypes is a wonderfully intimate portrait of the small shops and shopkeepers on a short stretch of the rue Daguerre, a picturesque street that has been the filmmaker’s home for more than 50 […]